For the first time in the history of brand consultancy Interbrand’s Best Global Brands report, beverage giant Coca-Cola has been pushed from the top spot by computer company Apple. The Best Global Brands...

The Australian Competition and Consumer Commission (ACCC) has announced it will oppose the proposed acquisition by Australia’s major supermarket group Woolworths Limited (Woolworths) of a supermarket...

HJ Heinz Company has announced that it will be acquired by an investment consortium Berkshire Hathaway and Brazillian-based 3G Capital for US $28 billion, the largest acquisition in food history. Billionaire...

The Australian Competition and Consumer Commission (ACCC) has raised concern over Heinz’s proposed acquisition of fellow wet and dry infant food company, Rafferty’s Garden. The Australian baby food...

Dick Smith Food’s has landed itself in hot water over its new campaign which labels Heinz’s beetroot as “poor quality imported product.” Dick Smith Food’s “Magnificent Sliced Beetroot’s”...

The US-based Heinz Ketchup product range is promoting a new environmental campaign for its packaging. In doing so they have joined the growing trend in the United States to appeal to the environmentally-...

The global baby food market is forecast to reach US$38.7 billion by 2015, according to a recent report by leading research group A.M Mindpower solutions. Additional evidence, through observations of the...

The Victorian food industry is experiencing a boom in live micro-organisms. Probiotics is the name of the game. Probiotics are ‘friendly bacteria’ with beneficial health effects being claimed for consumers. Victoria...

An Australian packaging company, Amcor, has been expanding its U.S. profile through the marketing of a new U.S. niche for PET bottles. Amcor Rigid Plastics, a subsidiary of Amcor, has seen a growth in...

Heinz has introduced a dairy-free probiotic fruit juice drink product to the Australian market, which it claims is the first of its kind in Australia. Heinz’s Golden Circle Healthy Life ™ Fruit...